15 USC Sec. 80c 01/05/2009
TITLE 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
CHAPTER 2E - OMNIBUS SMALL BUSINESS CAPITAL FORMATION
Sec. 80c. Liaison between Securities Exchange Commission and Small
(a) Studies on needs, problems, and costs of businesses;
The Securities and Exchange Commission shall gather, analyze, and
make available to the public, information with respect to the
capital formation needs, and the problems and costs involved with
new, small, medium-sized, and independent businesses.
(b) Availability of studies to Small Business Administration
The Commission shall make the results of such studies available
to the Small Business Administration and otherwise have regular
communication and liaison with such Administration in these
(Pub. L. 96-477, title V, Sec. 502, Oct. 21, 1980, 94 Stat. 2292.)
Section 507 of title V of Pub. L. 96-477 provided that: "Except
as otherwise specified, the amendments made by this title [enacting
this chapter and amending section 77s of this title] shall become
effective January 1 of the year following the date of enactment of
this Act [Oct. 21, 1980]."
Section 501 of title V of Pub. L. 96-477 provided that: "This
title [enacting this chapter and amending section 77s of this
title] may be cited as the 'Omnibus Small Business Capital
Formation Act of 1980'."